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May 26, 2017

Annals of Thyroid Research

Primary Hypothyroidism and Breast Cancer: Clinical and Pathological Risk Reduction Correlates from a Case Control Study

Abstract: Background: A putative link between thyroid dysfunction and the natural history of breast cancer is controversial, but numerous studies suggest that primary hypothyroidism is associated with a biologically less aggressive....

May 26, 2017

Austin Journal of Anatomy

Effect of Nutmeg Administration on the Anterior Cingulate Cortex (Area 24a) of Adult Male Albino Rats and the Protective Role of Vitamin C: A Histological and Immunohistochemical Study

Abstract: Nutmeg is commonly used as a spice in various dishes, as components of teas and soft drinks or mixed in milk and alcohol. We investigated for the first time, the effect of chronic consumption of nutmeg on the anterior cingulate....

May 26, 2017

Austin Journal of Clinical Pathology

Sotos Syndrome or Cerebral Gigantism: Case Report

Abstract: Sotos syndrome was first described in 1964 by Juan Sotos. It is a rare disease, occurring in about 1 in 15,000 newborns, and exhibits variable expression in symptoms and severity. It is an autosomal dominant disease....

May 26, 2017

Austin Journal of Radiology

The Role of Imaging in Mayer-Rokitansky-Kster-Hauser Syndrome: A Report of Two Cases and Literature Review

Abstract: Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser (MRKH) syndrome is a rare condition that results from the disturbance of embryonic paramesonephric (Mullerian) duct development giving rise to varying degrees of malformation of reproductive....

May 26, 2017

Austin Journal of Neurological Disorders & Epilepsy

Pharyngeal-Cervical-Brachial Variant of GuillainBarr Syndrome in Pregnancy

Abstract: Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial (PCB) variant is a rare subtype of Guillain Barres Syndrome (GBS) with typically rapidly progressive oropharyngeal and cervicobrachial muscle weakness and areflexia in the upper extremities.....

May 26, 2017

Chronic Diseases International

Estimation of Sodium and Potassium Intake in 24-Hours Urine, Aljouf Region, Northern Saudi Arabia

Abstract: Dietary intake of sodium and potassium are important determinants of blood pressure and ischemic heart diseases. This study aimed to determine sodium and potassium intake in the Al-Jouf area in Saudi Arabia,....

May 26, 2017

Austin Journal of Business Administration and Management

Basic Concepts of Project Management

Abstract: This paper presents the specificities of project, project management. Project management is the discipline of initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success....

May 26, 2017

Annals of Hematology & Oncology

The Use of Donor Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Treatment of Steroid Refractory Graft Versus Host Disease. Ten Years of Single Center Experience

Abstract: During the years 2003-2012 there were 94 sibling allogeneic stem cell transplants (alloTx) performed at the National Cancer Institute, Bratislava, Slovakia. From them 43 (46%) patients were treated with....

May 26, 2017

Gastrointestinal Cancer: Research & Therapy

Gastrointestinal Lesions in African American Patients with Iron Deficiency Anemia

Abstract: Iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is a frequent disorder that is associated with many serious diseases. However, the findings of an evaluation of IDA associated gastrointestinal disorders are lacking among African American patients....

May 25, 2017

Austin Anesthesiology

Anaesthetic Management of Extramedullary Pheochromocytoma

Abstract: Pheochromocytomas are catecholamine-secreting tumors of chromaffin tissue and are a rare cause of hypertension. Less than 0.1% of the hypertensive population has a pheochromocytoma. The hypertension caused....

May 25, 2017

Austin Journal of Environmental Toxicology

Levels of Metals in Soils of Ait Ammar Iron Mine, Morocco: Human Health Risks

Abstract: The concentrations of metals were determined in soil samples collected in Ait Ammar (OuedZem, Morocco). The mean Cd, Cr, Cu, Fe, Pb and Zn contents in the mining topsoil samples (2.12, 135, 34.9, 214, 9.13 and 90.8 mg kg-1,...

May 25, 2017

Austin Journal of Radiology

Assessment of Liver Transplant Grafts on Gadoxetic Acid Enhanced-MRI in Pediatric Patients

Abstract: A wide spectrum of neonatal and pediatric liver diseases can be successfully treated by liver Transplantation (LT). During the last sixty years, refined diagnostic and surgical techniques, improvements in perioperative care, and the advent...

May 25, 2017

Austin Journal of Medical Oncology

Evolution of the Incidence, Treatment, and Mortality of Cervical Cancer in Patients Treated at Miguel Servet University Hospital of Zaragoza

Abstract: Cervical cancer is the second most frequent gynecological tumor worldwide. The main reason for this frequency is not practicing adequate cytological screening. We performed a descriptive study of patients with invasive cervical...

May 25, 2017

Austin Journal of Analytical and Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Evaluating Metabolic Responses in Mice to Nanosized Titanium Dioxide Particles Using Gas Chromatography- Mass Spectrometry Based Metabolomics

Abstract: Titanium dioxide nanoparticle (TiO2 NP) is one of the most commonly used engineered nanoparticles. It has attracted lot of interest to analytical toxicologists in recent past due to its toxicity on human health and environment. The present...

May 25, 2017

Austin Journal of Medical Oncology

Management of 5-fluorouracil Overdose with Uridine Triacetate in a Patient Unable to Tolerate Oral Administration of Antidote

Abstract: A 55-year-old woman with a history of adenocarcinoma of the colon presented to the Emergency Department after her home infusion pump delivered a large dose of 5-fluorouracil over 35 minutes rather than the intended 46 hours....

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